L/LL3.6/3.7 Meteorite Classification

Class Description

The L/LL3.6/3.7 meteorite classification refers to a type of meteorite that could either belong to the L group, characterized by moderate iron content, or the LL group, known for its low iron and metal content, and falls within the petrologic types 3.6 to 3.7. This classification suggests that the meteorite has undergone a certain degree of metamorphism, but still retains significant characteristics of its original state, including the presence of chondrules and some unequilibrated mineral assemblages.

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